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1 oz. Reverse Gold-Plated Pure Silver Coin - Iconic Canada: Inukshuk - Mintage: 5,000 (2018)

1 oz. Reverse Gold-Plated Pure Silver Coin - Iconic Canada: Inukshuk - Mintage: 5,000 (2018)

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$114.95 CAD
Mintage: 5,000
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The rough-hewn elegance and spiritual meaning of an inukshuk belies its practicality as a navigational and communication tool for Arctic travellers. To the Inuit, it is regarded as a guide or warning to those who follow in their footsteps across the often-harsh northern landscape; to all Canadians coast to coast to coast, it is a foremost symbol of our common spirit of community and friendship, even in times of adversity. Today, those who wish to leave a positive mark upon the landscape often turn to the inukshuk, whose human-like shape with open arms makes it a beautiful, welcoming representation of Canada's great northern spirit — an inspiring token with an underlying message that says "I was here" and "Welcome to my land."

STUNNING REVERSE GOLD PLATING! Will be the showcase of your collection! Order today!

Special Features:
  • 2016 HALF OZ. REVERSE GOLD-PLATED PURE SILVER COIN SOLD OUT! Similar 1/2 oz. coin sold out in 2016. Don't be disappointed, hurry and order your 2018 version today!
  • ADDED "P" MARK TO INDICATE THE GOLD PLATED NATURE OF YOUR COIN! Reverse gold plating gives your 99.99% pure silver coin the appearance of a magnificent gold one, while the gold-plated obverse includes an added "P" mark to indicate the plated nature of your coin.
  • SILVER IN THE LAND OF SNOW AND ICE! A revered northern emblem, the inukshuk shines bright on the reverse and offers a glimpse of the coin's natural silver surface.
  • CANADA'S NORTHERN SPIRIT! A meticulously engraved design makes this a stunning showcase of an icon that has deep cultural and spiritual meaning in the Canadian Arctic, and has become a timeless symbol of Canada's spirit of community and friendship.
  • MADE WITH UTMOST DEVOTION TO DETAIL! Crafted from 99.99% pure silver, your coin features timeless art that has been brought to life by world-class craftsmanship.
  • LIMITED TO JUST 5,000 COINS WORLDWIDE! Whether as a gift or an addition to a growing collection, your reverse gold-plated coin is sure to leave a lasting impression. Order today!
  • INCLUDES SERIALIZED CERTIFICATE! The Royal Canadian Mint certifies all of its collector coins. Most of these are serialized certifications, meaning that each certificate is given a unique number, starting at 1.
  • 99.99% PURE SILVER COIN! Your coin has no GST/HST.

Design:

Designed by Tony Bianco, your coin captures both the practical and spiritual essence of a symbol of "the True North, strong and free." Reverse gold plating fills the field and gives the coin its rich, golden hue, while precision engraving re-creates the rocky northern landscape. At the centre, an Inuit stone marker rises up from a mound; the silver surface of the coin adds extra shine to this human-like landmark, which carries special significance as a communication tool and a hunting and navigational aid for the Inuit. Built from stacked stones of different sizes, this inukshuk stands like the guardian of its northern lands, its open arms pointing the way to the north as the stylized aurora borealis dances overhead. The reverse includes the engraved word "CANADA", the year "2018" and the face value "20 DOLLARS". The gold-plated obverse features the silver effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt.

Packaging:

Your coin is encapsulated and presented in a Royal Canadian Mint-branded maroon clamshell with a black beauty box.

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Specifications

  • No.164640
  • Mintage5,000
  • Composition99.99% pure silver
  • Finishproof
  • Weight (g) 31.39
  • Diameter (mm) 38
  • Edgeserrated
  • Certificateserialized
  • Face value20 dollars
  • ArtistTony Bianco (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

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